Nadia Murad

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Nadia Murad

Nadia Murad Basee Taha (Arabic: نادية مراد باسي طه‎; born 1993) is an Iraqi Yazidi human rights activist who lives in Germany. In 2014, she was kidnapped from her hometown Kocho and held by the Islamic State for three months.Murad is the founder of Nadia's Initiative, an organization dedicated to "helping women and children victimized by genocide, mass atrocities, and human trafficking to heal and rebuild their lives and communities".In 2018, she and Denis Mukwege were jointly awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for "their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nadia Murad has received more than 1,281,509 page views. Her biography is available in 70 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 351st most popular social activist.

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Among social activists, Nadia Murad ranks 350 out of 426Before her are Claudette Colvin, Eoin O'Duffy, Neerja Bhanot, Hereward the Wake, Otto Warmbier, and Afeni Shakur. After her are Wang Dan, Stokely Carmichael, Stephen Mallory, Sylvia Rivera, Mary Edwards Walker, and Aslı Erdoğan.

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Among people born in 1993, Nadia Murad ranks 28Before her are Nabil Fekir, Sead Kolašinac, Ante Rebić, Suga, Fabinho, and Nélson Semedo. After her are Mariano Díaz, Taylor Momsen, IU, Emmelie de Forest, Yannick Carrasco, and Rafinha.

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